Social Change Team Lecture

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Social Change- The Yir Yoront and Selma, Alabama Team  Lecture 16:10 The Yir Yoronot: living in a harsh environment  The cape york peninsula Lack of food, ate termites and kangaroo They had fire, which was bad on wet land Society centered on survival Barely any change in society Desended from group of mythical people with “super” powers The Yir Yoronot: Surviving in a harsh environtment Social organization and culuture  o Totem: an individual  Each of these ancient people, became a totem A representation of this previous existence in the past o Clans in yir yoronot  Totemic clans Each clan is considered to be descended from one of these  superhuman individuals One of these totems  o Stone axe Each totem presented this axe, those who received it became the  stone axe clan  o The ghost clan All supernatural rituals
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